Award recognizes exceptional technology leadership, inception, and development of innovative products, services, and processes
Dallas, TX (July 25, 2014) – Global colocation solutions provider CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) is pleased to announce that Chief Technology Officer Kevin Timmons has been named as a finalist for the 2014 Tech Titans Corporate CTO award. Awarded by the Metroplex Technology Business Council, Tech Titans recognizes corporate technology or science officers from Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex-based companies whose technology leadership has fostered the development of new technology resulting in significant value for the company.
“Kevin is a true technological innovator and asset to the CyrusOne team. He has been instrumental in the creation and success of many of CyrusOne’s industry-leading innovations including our Massively Modular product, which ensures we can deliver facilities at the lowest cost and fastest time to market. He encourages a culture of agility in technology and empowers everyone to act and make decisions nimbly in order to deliver the best possible experience for our customers,” said Gary Wojtaszek, president and CEO of CyrusOne. “We’re very pleased that he is a finalist.”
A panel of 11 judges selected and interviewed the finalists. The Metroplex Technology Business Council is presenting the awards to the winners at the Tech Titans – Fast Tech Awards Gala on Friday, Aug. 22, at the Hotel InterContinental Dallas. The winners are also going to be featured in a special section of the Dallas Business Journal.
Tech Titans recognizes the most elite in North Texas technology—individuals currently transforming the high-tech industry and giving companies a competitive edge. The Tech Titans awards showcase the innovators, adopters, and executors impacting the technology industry for the greater good.
Delivering Best-in-Class Enterprise Facilities, Connectivity, and Open-IX Certification
CyrusOne specializes in highly reliable enterprise data center services and colocation solutions, and engineers its facilities to include the power-density infrastructure required to deliver excellent availability, including an available highest possible power redundancy (2N) architecture.
Customers have access to the CyrusOne National IX, which marries low-cost robust connectivity with the massively scaled data centers that the company is known for by creating the first-ever data center platform that virtually links a dozen of CyrusOne’s enterprise facilities in multiple metropolitan markets.
The CyrusOne National IX, coupled with the company’s multiple dispersed locations and available 100 percent uptime, enables Fortune 1000 enterprises to implement cost-effective, multi-location data center platforms that can help manage their internal disaster recovery requirements and applicable regulatory or industry-specific requirements such as Sarbanes Oxley, HIPAA, and PCI.
CyrusOne was also recently the first to receive multi-site data center certification from the Open-IX (OIX) Association. The OIX Association has a mandate to promote resilient interconnection in hub cities to facilitate a more resilient Internet.
With 25 carrier-neutral data center facilities across the United States, Europe, and Asia, CyrusOne provides customers with the flexibility and scale to match their specific growth needs. The company is renowned for exceptional service and for building enduring customer relationships and high customer satisfaction levels. CyrusOne’s more than 625 customers include nine of the Fortune 20 companies and more than 130 of the Fortune 1000.
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CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) specializes in highly reliable enterprise-class, carrier-neutral data center properties. The company provides mission-critical data center facilities that protect and ensure the continued operation of IT infrastructure for more than 625 customers, including nine of the Fortune 20 and more than 130 of the Fortune 1000 or equivalent-sized companies.
CyrusOne’s data center offerings provide the flexibility, reliability, and security that enterprise customers require and are delivered through a tailored, customer service-focused platform designed to foster long-term relationships. CyrusOne’s National IX platform provides robust connectivity options to drive revenue, reduce expenses, and improve service quality for enterprises, content, and telecommunications companies. CyrusOne is committed to full transparency in communication, management, and service delivery throughout its 25 data centers worldwide.